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Nottingham stabbing: Man charged over Matthew Rothery death

Matthew Rothery Image copyright Nottinghamshire Police
Image caption Matthew Rothery, 18, was taken to hospital but died shortly afterwards

A man has been charged with murder after a teenager died from stab wounds in Nottingham.

Matthew Rothery, 18, was found at an address in Woodborough Road, Mapperley Park, at about 01:00 BST on Good Friday.

He was taken to hospital in Nottingham but died shortly afterwards.

Nathan Towsey, 20, of Braunton Crescent in Mapperley, has been charged with murder and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.

Image caption A number of roads were closed near to the scene

He is due before Nottingham Magistrates' later.

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